Legislature(2009 - 2010)SENATE FINANCE 532

02/27/2009 09:00 AM FINANCE


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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ SB 24 LOUIS MILLER BRIDGE TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
+ SB 25 RICHARD DEWEY DUVALL FERRY TERMINAL TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
+ SB 57 CHARTER SCHOOL FUNDING TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled
SENATE BILL NO. 25                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
     "An Act naming the South Mitkof Island ferry terminal                                                                      
     the Richard 'Dewey' Duvall Ferry Terminal."                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
9:12:52 AM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
WESTON EILER, STAFF, SENATOR BERT  STEDMAN, SPONSOR, told the                                                                   
committee that  SB 25 would  honor Richard "Dewey"  Duvall, a                                                                   
proponent  of marine  transportation and  a long-time  active                                                                   
resident  of Petersburg,  by naming the  South Mitkof  Island                                                                   
ferry  terminal after  him.  Mr. Duvall  served  on the  city                                                                   
council and was  a founding board member of  the Inter-Island                                                                   
Ferry   Authority  (IFA).   He   was  instrumental   in   the                                                                   
construction of the ferry terminal  at South Mitkof. The bill                                                                   
would  recognize  his  dedication  and  contribution  to  the                                                                   
community.  The City of  Petersburg and  the IFA support  the                                                                   
legislation.                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman  noted  that  Mr. Duvall  had  passed  away                                                                   
recently.                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman opened public testimony.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
AL   DWYER,  MAYOR,   CITY  OF   PETERSBURG  (testified   via                                                                   
teleconference),  confirmed  the  Petersburg  City  Council's                                                                   
wishes that the ferry terminal be named after Mr. Duvall.                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman  referred to  the fiscal  note of  #1,200 by                                                                   
the  Department   of  Transportation  and   Pubic  Facilities                                                                   
(DOT/PF).                                                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
MARY SIROKY, SPECIAL ASSISTANT,  DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION                                                                   
AND PUBLIC FACILITIES, explained  that the money would be for                                                                   
a temporary  sign for  the temporary  facility. The  new sign                                                                   
would be part of the cost of a new facility.                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair  Stedman  asked  for  a clearer  idea  of  what  the                                                                   
permanent sign would include.                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                
9:16:38 AM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
Senator  Huggins  asked  for   an  explanation  of  different                                                                   
requirements for historical versus  regular DOT/PF signs. Ms.                                                                   
Siroky said she would get the information.                                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
Co-Chair Stedman closed public testimony.                                                                                       
                                                                                                                                
SB  25   was  HEARD  and   HELD  in  Committee   for  further                                                                   
consideration.                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
Dewey Duvall Graphic.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 25
Adjusted Student Count.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
per-student rate comparison.xls SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
sb 57 sectional analysis.dot SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
SB 57 sponsor statement.dot SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
school size factor statutes.doc SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
SB 24_ Petersburg Resolution.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 24
SB 24_Fiscal Note.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 24
SB 24_Louis Miller Bridge Photo.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 24
SB 24_Sponsor Statement.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 24
Res_Duvall Terminal.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 25
Senate Bill 25_Fiscal Note.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 25
Sponsor Statement_SB 25.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 25
support letters.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57
Tongass School Support.pdf SFIN 2/27/2009 9:00:00 AM
SB 57